Search Legislation

National Insurance Contributions Act 2011

What Version

 Help about what version

Advanced Features

 Help about advanced features

Opening Options

 Help about opening options

Changes to legislation:

There are currently no known outstanding effects for the National Insurance Contributions Act 2011, Section 4. Help about Changes to Legislation

Close

Changes to Legislation

Revised legislation carried on this site may not be fully up to date. At the current time any known changes or effects made by subsequent legislation have been applied to the text of the legislation you are viewing by the editorial team. Please see ‘Frequently Asked Questions’ for details regarding the timescales for which new effects are identified and recorded on this site.

4Holiday for new businessesE+W+S+N.I.

This section has no associated Explanatory Notes

(1)This section applies where—

(a)a person, or a number of persons in partnership, (“P”) starts a new business during the relevant period,

(b)the principal place at which the new business is carried on when it is started is not in any of the excluded regions, and

(c)one or more persons are qualifying employees in relation to the new business.

(2)The appropriate amount in respect of each qualifying employee may be—

(a)deducted from Class 1 contributions payments which P is liable to make, or

(b)refunded to P.

(3)Section 5 defines what is meant by “starting a new business”.

(4)“The relevant period” is the period—

(a)beginning with 22 June 2010, and

(b)ending with 5 September 2013.

(5)“The excluded regions” are Greater London, the South East Region and the Eastern Region.

(6)Section 6 specifies when a person is a qualifying employee in relation to a new business.

(7)Section 7 specifies what is the appropriate amount in respect of a qualifying employee.

(8)Section 8 explains how a deduction or refund is made.

(9)Section 9 makes provision requiring the retention of records.

(10)Section 10 contains an anti-avoidance rule.

(11)Section 11 makes provision for the interpretation of this Part.

Back to top

Options/Help

Print Options

Close

Legislation is available in different versions:

Latest Available (revised):The latest available updated version of the legislation incorporating changes made by subsequent legislation and applied by our editorial team. Changes we have not yet applied to the text, can be found in the ‘Changes to Legislation’ area.

Original (As Enacted or Made):The original version of the legislation as it stood when it was enacted or made. No changes have been applied to the text.

Close

See additional information alongside the content

Geographical Extent: Indicates the geographical area that this provision applies to. For further information see ‘Frequently Asked Questions’.

Show Timeline of Changes: See how this legislation has or could change over time. Turning this feature on will show extra navigation options to go to these specific points in time. Return to the latest available version by using the controls above in the What Version box.

Close

Opening Options

Different options to open legislation in order to view more content on screen at once

Close

Explanatory Notes

Text created by the government department responsible for the subject matter of the Act to explain what the Act sets out to achieve and to make the Act accessible to readers who are not legally qualified. Explanatory Notes were introduced in 1999 and accompany all Public Acts except Appropriation, Consolidated Fund, Finance and Consolidation Acts.

Close

More Resources

Access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item from this tab. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:

  • the original print PDF of the as enacted version that was used for the print copy
  • lists of changes made by and/or affecting this legislation item
  • confers power and blanket amendment details
  • all formats of all associated documents
  • correction slips
  • links to related legislation and further information resources
Close

More Resources

Use this menu to access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:

  • the original print PDF of the as enacted version that was used for the print copy
  • correction slips

Click 'View More' or select 'More Resources' tab for additional information including:

  • lists of changes made by and/or affecting this legislation item
  • confers power and blanket amendment details
  • all formats of all associated documents
  • links to related legislation and further information resources